#Health

DARPA Announces Funding For a High-Resolution, Implantable Neural Interface

1 month ago — 2.5 min read

The United States Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) has just announced contracts to fund five research groups and one...

LightStrike Germ-Zapping Robot Kills Infection-Causing Microbes in Hopstials

1 month ago — 2.5 min read

Meet LightStrike - the robot making hospitals safer by zapping germs with UV rays. Across the world, hospitals are looking...

Virtual Reality & Robotics Help Paralyzed Patients Learn to Walk Again

1 year ago — 3.5 min read

Long-term paraplegics, fully paralysed from the waist down, have experienced a partial recovery after training with virtual reality (VR) and...

Eight innovative researchers awarded prestigious Enterprise Fellowships

1 year ago — 0.5 min read

The Royal Academy of Engineering’s Enterprise Hub has awarded Enterprise Fellowships to support eight researchers in in developing their innovations....

New collaboration to offer 3D printed implants to UK patients

2 years ago — 0.5 min read

JRI Orthopaedics, a Sheffield healthcare company has partnered with 3D printing services provider Mobelife to provide hip and shoulder implants...

New technology could detect cancers earlier

2 years ago — 0.5 min read

A simple blood test being developed by genomics company Illumina could spot cancer signs from drops of blood in healthy...